What would you be doing if there were no motorcycles ?

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What would you be doing if there were no motorcycles ?

#1 Unread post by xsyamahadg » Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:36 am

What would you be doing if there were no motorcycles ? Most of us ride motorcycles for reasons of our own, some of us want the spirit of adventure and exploration, some of us feel the need for speed, some of us ride for relaxation, some of us ride so we can meet new friends and make lasting relationships, some of us use the motorcycle for transportation, there are probably a hundred other reasons for riding motorcycles.

But if there were no motorcycles, what would you be doing to satisfy that little something extra that you need to make life interesting ?

I would probably be hiking, or exploring the world around me by other means, I have always felt the need to explore and see places I have never seen before, and the motorcycle has been an excellent means to do just that.

What would you be doing to satisfy that inner self if there were no motorcycles ?

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#2 Unread post by slimcolo » Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:42 am

I'd probably still own a horse!

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#3 Unread post by Gummiente » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:07 am

I'd be serving a life sentence without parole.
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#4 Unread post by jstark47 » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:26 am

I'd have some kind of a roadster - small, light, quick steering. Like a vintage MG or Austin, or maybe even an old Porsche.

(...and like a friend's TR6, it would probably spend most of it's time waiting for a part... :roll: )
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#5 Unread post by Scott58 » Tue Jul 28, 2009 11:32 am

Play my guitar alot more.
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#6 Unread post by havegunjoe » Tue Jul 28, 2009 2:19 pm

Hunting and shooting more.
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#7 Unread post by paul246 » Tue Jul 28, 2009 3:00 pm

Driving a Jeep.
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#8 Unread post by BuzZz » Tue Jul 28, 2009 4:11 pm

Still be burying the bodies....
No Witnesses.... :shifty:

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#9 Unread post by Greg . » Tue Jul 28, 2009 4:38 pm

havegunjoe wrote:Hunting and shooting more.
Same here.

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#10 Unread post by MTexile » Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:45 pm

Doing more fly-fishing and seeing a thearpist.
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#11 Unread post by HYPERR » Tue Jul 28, 2009 6:57 pm

Probably doing a lot more mountain biking in the trails as well as going to the ski resorts in the summer for downhill mountain biking.
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#12 Unread post by Whitetiger018 » Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:24 pm

I'd be sport shooting, and would be able to fly RC Planes instead of crashing them :laughing:
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#13 Unread post by MZ33 » Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:53 pm

I don't know about satisfying an inner something--there's always fun to be had, somewhere. :wink:

But if I hadn't gotten the bee in my bonnet for going to Colorado this summer, our house would have replacement windows instead of me having a new bike, and our garden would be a lot less weedy. I'd probably ride my pedal bike more.
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#14 Unread post by Wrider » Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:55 pm

Probably be much more into cars and working on them for a living. Or quads, but I don't like quads much. Too slow and cumbersome.
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#15 Unread post by HYPERR » Tue Jul 28, 2009 8:16 pm

Wrider wrote:Probably be much more into cars
Oh yeah, I forgot about those things. :laughing:

Yeah I suppose I would be too.
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#16 Unread post by dr_bar » Tue Jul 28, 2009 8:39 pm

Let's see, a peddle bike, a chainsaw motor, time on my hands... I could invent a new mode of transportation and call it a motorcycle... anyone want to get in on the ground floor as an investor :laughing: :laughing: :mrgreen:
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#17 Unread post by Johnj » Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:55 pm

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#18 Unread post by RhadamYgg » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:17 pm

I'd probably worry a lot fewer people.... Before taking up parachuting, bungee jumping and becoming a doctor and getting a pilots license...
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#19 Unread post by zeligman » Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:46 pm

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#20 Unread post by Tennif Shoe » Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:12 am

i would be trying to attach an internal combustion engine to a bycicle
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